MyVU HR News

  • Vanderbilt University

    Watch highlights video from Employee Appreciation Picnic

    The Employee Appreciation Picnic, “Under the Big Top,” was the first independently hosted Employee Appreciation picnic to thank all university employees for their hard work throughout the year. The event featured multiple food trucks with a variety of cultural foods as well as games.  Read More

    Jun 20, 2018

  • Farmers' market

    Nashville Farmers’ Market returns to campus through Oct. 25

    The Nashville Farmers' Market returned to Vanderbilt's campus June 7 and will be held every Thursday through Oct. 25 with new hours: 1:30 to 5 p.m. The market is located on Medical Center Plaza outside Langford Auditorium. Read More

    Jun 14, 2018

  • Elderly woman holding hands with young caretaker

    Boomers, Elders and More: What is home health care?

    Come hear Kerry Gillihan, CEO of Vanderbilt Home Care Services on Wednesday, June 20th from noon to 1 p.m. as he talks about home health care. Kerry will talk about the history of home health services that Vanderbilt Home Care offers, and how home health care can assist families with transitional care. Read More

    Jun 13, 2018

  • mother and baby

    Babies and You: ‘Postpartum Care’ June 21

    Health Plus wants to support you in having a healthy pregnancy by offering Babies & You, a prenatal education program to encourage early and consistent prenatal care.The program is offered to Vanderbilt faculty/staff, spouses, or dependent children. Read More

    Jun 13, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Wellcast: Benefits of ‘Know Your Numbers’ program

    Robby Bishop of Health Plus and Rosie Mosley of the Vanderbilt Information Management Department discuss the Know Your Numbers program, a biometrics measurement program that is a benefit for faculty and staff. . Read More

    Jun 13, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Wellcast: I am not my diagnosis

    One in five American adults experience some form of mental illness each year. In this EAP Wellcast, Rosemary Cope, EAP Counselor, and Emma Finn, LMFT, RN-BC discuss how a diagnosis of a mental health condition can mark a new beginning of a happy and productive life rather define or diminish a person and what they can contribute to society. Read More

    Jun 12, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Farmer’s Market Returns to VUMC Plaza

    The Nashville Farmers' Market is held every Thursday through October 25 with new hours from 1:30-5:00 p.m. The market is located on the medical center plaza outside Langford Auditorium. Read More

    Jun 11, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Wellcast: Medication safety and disposal

    Listen to Brandi Jacobs, PharmD with Vanderbilt Medical Group, speak with Occupational Health about prescription medication safety and proper medication disposal. Read More

    Jun 6, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Vandy Walks: Outdoor art tour June 13

    Looking for the perfect lunch break? Join Vandy Walks for a guided walk around Vanderbilt. Each walk has a fascinating theme, interesting sights, and involves a lovely stroll. Led by faculty and staff, Vandy Walks is a walking series brought to you by Health Plus and the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center. Read More

    Jun 6, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    First two steps of Go for the Gold are available

    Vanderbilt's award-winning three-step Go for the Gold program can help you achieve a healthier and more productive life by identifying health risks and taking action to reduce those risks. Read More

    Jun 6, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Get $10 off personal training session with new Rec membership

    Start a new membership at the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center between June 1 and July 31 to receive $10 off a 60-minute personal training session. Read More

    Jun 1, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Vanderbilt teaching kitchen featured on website

    Vanderbilt University's teaching kitchen, housed at the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center, is the subject of an article on the Teaching Kitchen Collaborative, a website dedicated to "advancing personal and public health through culinary literacy and integrative lifestyle transformation." Read More

    May 24, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Vandy Cooks: Celebrate Dairy Month June 15

    In celebration of June Dairy Month, join Karman Meyer from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, June 15, at the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center teaching kitchen as she demonstrates how to include dairy foods such as milk, cheese and yogurt in family-friendly meals and snacks. Read More

    May 24, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Be a Leader for wellness with Wellness Commodores

    You can play an important role in creating a culture of wellness at Vanderbilt. Wellness Commodores lead by example through their enthusiastic commitment to wellness. Read More

    May 23, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Wellcast: ‘FutureVU and a Healthier You’

    Vice Chancellor for Administration Eric Kopstain discusses FutureVU, Vanderbilt's land use planning initiative. He explains the goals of FutureVU and describes the many ways it is enhancing the health and wellness of faculty, staff and students. Read More

    May 16, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Vandy Walks: ‘Annuals and Perennials in Bloom’ May 22

    Looking for the perfect lunch break? Join Vandy Walks for a guided walk around Vanderbilt's campus. Read More

    May 16, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Expecting a baby? Health Plus supports your healthy pregnancy

    Health Plus supports you in having a healthy pregnancy by offering Babies and You, a prenatal education program to encourage early and consistent prenatal care. Read More

    May 9, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Boomers, Elders and More: ‘The Many Emotions of a Family Caregiver’ May 16

    Caregiving can be challenging and cause one to experience many emotions, from anxiety to guilt. If you find yourself experiencing similar emotions, join us at noon Wednesday, May 16, to hear Cristy Degregory, a registered nurse and gerontologist at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing. Read More

    May 9, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Video: Six body weight exercises to do at work or home

    This short video series demonstrates six body weight exercises that can be completed in the workplace or at home. The exercises work both primary and secondary muscle groups using just your body weight, and no equipment is necessary. Read More

    May 2, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    De-stress with yoga on Library Lawn May 17

    Looking for a way to get outside this spring, switch up your workout, increase your flexibility or challenge your strength? Read More

    May 1, 2018